Category: Music

Premiere: D-Nox & Beckers – Skylab [Selador]

Selador is delighted to announce the long-overdue return of D-Nox & Beckers with a doubleheader of seismic proportions. With more than a quarter-century of combined DJing and producing experience between them, D-Nox & Beckers have firmly entrenched themselves into the landscape of the electronic music community.   Lead track ’Skylab’ has already been a mainstay in the sets of many an A-lister with everyone from Tale Of Us to Hernan Cattaneo falling under its spell. A straight-up peak time bomb. Whilst the genre-busting ’Surrender’ has become an instant favourite, a gem of rare beauty that seductively bobs and weaves through an ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #279 by 8Kays

Iryna Shvydka, also known as 8Kays, has come a long way, forming and progressing her sound into a distinctive fusion of heavy punctured bass leads, twisted together with melodic chord progressions. She has released with labels such as Booka Shade’s Blaufield Music, Jerome Isma-ae’s Jee Productions, Eleatics Records, and Sincopat, and is only just getting started. Receiving the acknowledgment of her productions from the worldwide music influencers as Solomun, Tale Of Us, Booka Shade and Joris Voorn, 8Kays is on her way to leave a mark and share her musical gift with many. Still ably handling the balance between her melodic ... Read more

Premiere: Jonas Saalbach – Words Unspoken ft. Luna Semara [Radikon]

Radikon welcomes label co-founder Jonas Saalbach for its 7th release; ‘Makena’ – a foray into the unknown for a veteran producer – is delivered in a trilogy of formats as original, collaboration and remix with appearances by Luna Semara and Tony Casanova. With ‘Makena’, Jonas demonstrates an incessant ability to reinvent himself. Powerfully uplifting and energetic with intertwining staccato basslines and funky overtones, ‘Makena’ conjures images of carefree days in the sun. Shimmering strings artfully laden with pathos whisk the listener away, telling tales of endless possibility. Where ‘Makena’ is carefree, ‘Words Unspoken’ is moody and brooding. Luna Semara’s haunting ... Read more

Premiere: Nhii – Feather Ft. Pippermint [WAYU Records]

A single Blue Jay feather in Upstate New York was the inspirational spark for Nhii ‘s “Feather of Illusion” EP. Two beautiful tracks full of emotions, and surely capture you in the moment. Nhii’s first track of the EP, “Feather”; an industrial characterized production that showcases an artistic sensitivity displayed in the form of collaboration with the talented vocalist Pippermint. Just as the relationship in between confident groove ideas and eclectic synthesized melodies display a defined artistic proposal, the vocals are the true guide of how we should perceive this track, leading you into a sensual storytelling narrative. Continuing on ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #278 by Coeus

Serbian based Coeus is steadily growing and striving to become one of the finest electronic music DJ/producers of the Balkans. Playing the piano from a young age has helped him to evolve his deep and emotive melodic sound that he made his signature. With releases like ‘Elysian’ on Moblack Records, ‘Eden‘ on Afterlife and ‘Forgotten Love’ on Mimesis, he managed to turn quite some heads. In a short time span, he gained support from some of the scene’s finest, with Tale of Us, Adriatique, Dixon, Solomun, and many others all playing his music. Soon more info will follow on his much sought after track ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #277 by Powel

Berlin based DJ and producer Powel ’s music captures warm, airy atmospheres, and celestial rhythms, always finding a way to thread natural elegance and tasteful patience in his productions. His signature rhythms, percussion work, and captivating atmospheres have the ability to take you into the depth of aural pleasure. Having learned the piano at a young age, and subsequently performed regularly with bands and even an orchestra, Powel‘s palette of music has a vast and thorough foundation that is influenced by the people and places he comes across during his visits. His unique touch as a musician is heard by ... Read more

Premiere + Interview: Marino Canal – Vangelis Dreams [Vivrant]

After making an initial appearance on Vivrant in 2018 with a remix of Jeremy Olander’s ‘Caravelle’ that generated over 1 million streams on Spotify, Marino Canal makes a proper debut on the label with a long-awaited original EP.  The Spanish native hailing from Malaga is a rare talent with an uncanny ability to craft some of the most unique soundscapes. His debut artist album, “Over Under”, was released on uncrowned techno queen Nicole Moudaber’s MOOD imprint in 2016 and received praise from industry legends in the likes of Adam Beyer, Adriatique, Joris Voorn, Pan-Pot, and went on to top the ... Read more

Premiere: Sparrow & Barbossa – Ziyon [Wired]

Sparrow & Barbossa is a DJ and producer duo formed by the Swiss Bryan Coletta and the Uruguayan Emiliano Haberli. Bryan is a pianist and comes from a musical family, his father is the legendary guitarist Francis Coletta who worked with artists like Whitney Houston, Quincy Jones, and Frank Sinatra among others. Emiliano was born and raised in a region of Uruguay dominated by African colonials and got widely influenced by what’s called “The Culture Of Candombe”, pure African tribal rhythm coming from the colonial-ism. Since a very young age, Bryan has been influenced by soul, jazz, and funk, which ... Read more

Premiere: Ryan Murgatroyd ft. Mikhaela Faye – Find Me Another (Murgatroyd’s Deep Mix) [Get Physical Music]

Fresh off the back of two hugely successful releases on his recently formed imprint Swoon Recordings this summer (‘Wicked Eyes’ and ‘Is That You’), Ryan Murgatroyd now returns to Get Physical Music with a mesmerising new single titled ‘Find Me Another’, released as two different edits, both featuring Mikhaela Faye. Get Physical’s leading South African house star Ryan Murgatroyd featured on the label’s latest ‘Words Don’t Come Easy’ compilation, as well as having remixed and produced plenty of originals including ‘Kanna’, ‘iKalimba’ and ‘Something Said’ to name a few. He is a producer with an extensive discography that spans over ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #276 by Marino Canal

Marino Canal, the Spanish native hailing from Malaga is a rare talent with an uncanny ability to craft the most unique soundscapes in the world of electronic music, let alone melodic house and techno. Fabric London owner, Keith Reilly, was quoted in an interview saying; “We all live in a world where we have instant access to the worlds most talented DJs now. But every decade or so you hear someone, and you know there is something else, something very special going on. I feel Marino is that someone”. Marino Canal’s debut artist album, “Over Under”, was released on uncrowned ... Read more

Free Download: Death On The Balcony – New Found Devices

Death on the Balcony are celebrating a busy summer by giving away a fantastic new rework of ‘Sufjan Stevens – ‘Futile Devices’  just before they head back off on tour to the USA.    ‘New Found Devices – (Death on the Balcony Rework)’ Death on the Balcony as a duo bring plenty of emotion, warmth, melody, and groove with their own take on house music. They continue to release on family labels like All Day I Dream, Kindisch and continue to play and connect all over the world where they lock down dance floors with their own distinctive style. The coming months ... Read more

Premiere: Darksidevinyl – MEAA [Leisure Music Productions]

New on the label and hailing from Egypt but based in St. Petersburg, Darksidevinyl is an artist with formidable talent. Darksidevinyl creates a fusion of contemporary Afro Sounds with progressive and captivating melodies. An artist with one foot in the present and one step in the future. Producing since 1998 and spinning a long time before, Darksidevinyl has won over many of his local clubs and events in St Petersburg with his special blend of Afro-Progressive and Groovy Tech House sound. We present to you this deep and melodious powerful Afro House track. A must-have for every Afro House or ... Read more

Premiere: Remcord – Yama [REBA]

After several years releasing music through labels from friends such as Suara and Monaberry, it was time for Remcord to do things his own way and to start hosting his friends. That’s why he created his label “REBA”. The first EP ‘YAMA‘ from Remcord, includes 3 originals and a superb reinterpretation from ANDY BROS. Today we premiere the a-side ‘Yama’. We’re looking forward to what’s next for Remcord and his label REBA. Remcord – Yama EP [REBA] Release date: 12th of September // Pre-order Soundcloud Facebook [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-london/premiere-remcord-yama-reba” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”8cd3f6″ width=”100%” height=”166″]

Premiere: Vallant – Black Ballerina [Incroyable]

Incroyable Music continues their journey with Vallant ’s ‘Black Ballerina’ EP-a mature and confident release from the solo producer. The original work from Vallant‘s ‘Black Ballerina’ features rich piano parts that blend alongside deep and soulful synth progressions, combining over rich drums in fine form. To complete the EP, the previously closely-knit family welcome a flurry of guests with Locked Groove and Fennec & Wolf. Locked Groove’s interpretation rolls along with a breaks inspired groove and old school rave-like synth stabs that dance and phase throughout the build-up before the orchestral elements enter as groaning string foundations. Vallant returns with ... Read more

Baril – DHA AM Mix #275

Baril is a new project from Marc Holstege, who we’ve previously featured on DHA a few times. This new project looks very promising with its first release coming on the label Intercept, ran by another dutch talent, Coloray. Baril is driven by the idea that a certain emotion can be translated into a sound which subsequently can trigger different emotions with those that open up to it. Only one chance to be given to truly express what is locked up inside you, to unlock your creative unconscious and take the stand. Why leave all that emotion to yourself, when this ... Read more